Are you keen to promote higher order thinking skills, e.g. critical thinking; problem solving, within your school?
Are you wondering how to provide sufficient ‘stretch and challenge’ for those higher attainers within your class?
Do you wish to have a positive influence on ‘cultural capital’?
If the answer to any of the above questions is ‘Yes!’, then do not miss out on the fantastic FREE CPD opportunity advertised below!
As mentioned at our last Primary Humanities Network meeting, further details about the FREE British Council Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning: Critical thinking and problem solving CPD course can be found below:
Day 1: Friday 8th November 2019 (9.30 am to 3.30 pm)
Day 2: Friday 31st January 2020 (9.30 am to 3.30 pm)
Venue: Gloucestershire Heritage Hub (former Gloucestershire Archives), Clarence Row, Alvin Street, Gloucester, GL1 3DW (https://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/heritage-hub/find-out-where-we-are/).
Free parking is available on site.
Refreshments will be provided upon arrival and throughout the day, including a buffet lunch (please inform of any specific dietary requirements).
Although this has a global learning/geography slant, any primary teacher is welcome to come along.
Places will be offered on a first come, first served basis. To reserve a place, please complete the online booking form or contact Sam Colley (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) by Friday 25th October 2019).
Please bring a Wi-Fi enabled laptop/tablet and USB stick with you, along with a notebook and pens/pencils.
I look forward to seeing you there!